Trisha Paytas, a YouTube star who has courted controversy for greater than a decade as a vlogger, introduced the start of her daughter on Thursday.
“She has arrived,” Paytas wrote in an Instagram submit, including a coronary heart emoji within the caption. “Meet our daughter, Malibu Barbie Paytas-Hacmon.”
The submit includes a picture of Paytas in a hospital mattress holding Malibu Barbie, who was born on Wednesday. The 2 are carrying matching strawberry-themed pajamas. In one other picture, Paytas is seen holding the toddler, alongside her husband Moses Hacmon.
She additionally uploaded a brief TikTok video, calling Sept. 14 the “Greatest day ever.”
The web persona, who didn’t instantly reply to request for remark, began her profession as an aspiring actor in Hollywood, however discovered her calling in vlogging. She’s gone viral for making offensive and outrageous statements, with YouTube movies like “Trisha Paytas Saying The N Phrase And Being Racist For A Minute Straight” garnering hundreds of thousands of views.
She had a resurgence in reputation whereas cohosting the podcast Frenemies with fellow YouTuber and brother-in-law Ethan Klein, till the 2 had a falling out in June of 2021.
In latest months, as she ready to welcome her daughter, Payats posted extra movies documenting married life, in addition to her being pregnant journey. She’s develop into the goal of a coordinated harassment marketing campaign whose individuals set up on Reddit.
Final week, Paytas trended on-line after a viral meme joked about how the late Queen Elizabeth II could be reincarnated as Paytas’ little one.
Paytas addressed the meme in an Instagram submit, additionally noting on the time she had not but given start.
“Sorry to the royal household and my child,” she wrote. “Felt bizarre to say something in any respect. However so many individuals IRL that we all know, had been texting and calling about this. Together with my dad who felt out of the loop as if I wouldn’t textual content him once I was going into labor. Nonetheless don’t know what to say. Apart from — I’m nonetheless pregnant. And once I do give start, we’ll announce it. Condolences to the royal household. It’s very disheartening to listen to of the Queen’s passing.”
On Thursday, after she made the child announcement, “Malibu Barbie” started trending on Twitter.
Some social media customers congratulated Paytas, whereas others made feedback concerning the title alternative. There have been additionally those that revived the Queen Elizabeth II reincarnate meme.
“actually crying for you, congrats you two!” DJ Zach Sang wrote on Paytas’ Instagram submit.
“future queen of pop!!!” one particular person responded to Paytas’ tweet.
“trisha paytas didn’t simply title her daughter malibu barbie,” one particular person tweeted.
“in equity to trisha, malibu barbie is essentially the most trisha paytas title that she may presumably give you,” one other Twitter person wrote. “i wouldn’t have it some other method, exactly on model.”
Kat Tenbarge contributed.